Category: News

British Airways flights to Entebbe to cease!
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British Airways flights to Entebbe to cease!

Caroline Lamb touched down on home soil at 8.55am today, Tuesday 29th September on the second to last British Airways flight, Entebbe to London Heathrow (LHR)! “Apparently British Airways have been doing this route for over 20 years and it ceases on Thursday 2nd October. I spoke with one of the crew and she said...

Last blog from Africa for 2015
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Last blog from Africa for 2015

Monday 28th September – Last blog from Africa for 2015 Today started as it always does with dawn at around 6.45am and lovely bird and animal sounds.  Another year has passed and what has impressed me this year is how some of the women have started to change, Joseph’s wife Yango – I have a...

Caroline visits Liwolo one last time before home
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Caroline visits Liwolo one last time before home

Sunday 28th September – Caroline prepares to fly home Just  a quick blog as it is late and I have to pack for tomorrow – I am flying from Moyo at 1pm and then the BA 1.15am flight on Tuesday morning.  I have been here nearly 2 weeks and it has been good – great time...

No rest for Caroline on Saturday 27th September
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No rest for Caroline on Saturday 27th September

Saturday 27th September  – No rest for Caroline This was going to be a quiet restful day – so I got up a bit later after the late night adventure – ate some breakfast and then started some exercises . After 10 minutes or so there was a knock on the door and it was...

Final adventures of Caroline Lamb
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Final adventures of Caroline Lamb

Friday 26th September – Final adventures of Caroline Lamb!! All quiet at the Bishop’s house without him or any team but the staff are so friendly and helpful –and there is a lot to do so I am not lonely at all. It has been so good to have a few more days this visit,...

A sad departure & a journey enjoyed ….
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A sad departure & a journey enjoyed ….

Wednesday 23rd September – a sad departure & a journey enjoyed Yesterday the five of us (Caroline now calls us her children) left the sanctuary of The Bishops house, the friends who are firmly ingrained in our hearts, and the beauty of South Sudan.  There were inevitably tears, but warm and deep embraces to seal...

So the rains have started in Kajo Kaji
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So the rains have started in Kajo Kaji

Wednesday 23rd September – Latest news from Caroline in Kajo Kaji Woke today at 4.00pm raining – fell asleep woke at 6.15am raining still and so the rains have started; in fact it was so cool Joseph wore a jumper all day!!!  Lovely for me as UK temperature. I had an easy morning as the...

Clinic opening makes KK county radio
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Clinic opening makes KK county radio

Hello everyone reading the blog – now it will be me caroline writing as I am the only one left in KK!  The team left at 7.00am and peace descended on the house just Bishop A and Cheryl for breakfast and myself. I had arranged for Fred Taban to come and talk with me –...

A busy Sunday in South Sudan
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A busy Sunday in South Sudan

We all did different things today. Adrian, Caroline and Jeremy went to church in the Cathedral arriving, rather embarrassingly half an hour late. Unusually, and not a little surprisingly, the service had started on time! They managed to get a good 90 minutes of church though so did not miss out. Maggie and Andrew went...

Fifth Cress Family Day in South Sudan
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Fifth Cress Family Day in South Sudan

Today was the fifth Cress Family Day, and what an exciting day it was.  We arrived, after a short but bumpy ride, at a school to be met by lots of children dancing and singing to welcome us. Caroline was escorted into the hall by the children.  We then had some wonderful singing and speeches of welcome and thanks by them...